Accession Number : AD0687446

Title :   A SYSTEMATIC INVESTIGATION OF CONTRAST EFFECTS AND SIMILAR PHENOMENA RELATED TO VIGILANCE TASKS.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept.,

Corporate Author : WESTERN AUSTRALIA UNIV NEDLANDS DEPT OF PSYCHOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : DiLollo,Vincent

Report Date : MAR 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The report is a summary of research in four major areas: Contrast effects in psychophysical judgment; Contrast effects in the single runway; 'Frustration effect' in the double runway; and Appetitive classical conditioning of the rabbit's jaw movement. The results obtained in each area are presented with reference to detailed reports submitted during the period of investigation. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PSYCHOPHYSICS, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH), EXPERIMENTAL DATA, LABORATORY ANIMALS, MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, THEORY, MAN MACHINE SYSTEMS, CONDITIONED RESPONSE, ATTENTION, AIR FORCE RESEARCH, AUSTRALIA

Subject Categories : Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE